NEWS:Sultan rejects bill proposing equality for men, women

NEWS:Sultan rejects bill proposing equality for men, women

The Satan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar lll, has rejected an equality bill being considered by the Senate. The bill seeks equality for male and female children in the sharing of inherited family wealth or property. It also proposes that a widow is entitled to the custody of her children unless it is contrary to the interests and welfare of the children. The bill also seeks that a widow shall have the right to remarry…

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Biafra Supporters Protest In Spain Over Nnamdi Kanu’s Unlawful Detention

Biafra Supporters Protest In Spain Over Nnamdi Kanu’s Unlawful Detention

One may ask, how can one be fighting corruption knowing fully well that he is corrupt? This beats my imagination I must tell you. About four different High Courts in Nigeria have ruled that Pro-Biafra leader Nnamdi Kanu should be released on bail but President Buhari refused vehemently to allow his go on bail. An International Court (ECOWAS Court) have also ruled that he should be left on bail and yet president Buhari is still…

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NEWS:Fayose to FG Enough of Sambisa propaganda, diversionary stories

NEWS:Fayose to FG Enough of Sambisa propaganda, diversionary stories

Says Nigerians are hungry Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, has said that what Nigerians are now desirous of hearing from the All Progressives Congress (APC) led federal government is the defeat of hunger and untold hardship ravaging the country and not recycled stories of defeat of Boko Haram insurgents, which is as usual, aimed at diverting the attention of Nigerians from the fact that there is ravaging hunger at this time of the year….

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Culture: The Igbo: When did the Hebrew contact occur?

Culture: The Igbo: When did the Hebrew contact occur?

The Igbo: When did the Hebrew contact occur? REFERENCE “A” It is not my intention to do more than merely refer to this reputed connection; but, according to missionary research, both the Efik and Ibo tongues abound in Hebraisms, while the construction of sentences, the verbal significations, the mode of comparison, are also typical of the Hebrew; and in the same way nouns, adverbs, and adjectives are formed from the single roots of verbs and…

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Culture:VIRGINITY: Igbo vs. Hebrews

Culture:VIRGINITY: Igbo vs. Hebrews

Among the Edo it is an exceedingly common thing for a girl to bear children before marriage, and in one village I found a case in which a daughter of one of the principal men had been living with a man for years, and was not yet married to him because the father raised an objection. Such a state of things would be virtually impossible among the Ibo, it appears to be considered rather disgraceful…

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History:Where the Igbo’s monogamists in principle?

History:Where the Igbo’s monogamists in principle?

Whilst polygamy is recognised as an integral part of the social economy of the Ibos, yet in actual fact one wife only is specifically acknowledged. In native law the first wife alone is granted the position and rights of a legal wife. She alone bears the title of “Anasi” and, in virtue thereof, is accorded a measure of respect vastly superior to that given to any of the additional wives. Her standing also endows her…

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The Igbo: Firm believers in equality of all peoples

The Igbo: Firm believers in equality of all peoples

Olaudah Equiano, an Igbo, is believed to have written the first anti-slavery narrative. “The Interesting Narrative of the Life of O. Equiano, or G. Vassa, the African” was published in 1780, promoting the cause for abolition of human commerce. Olaudah was born in what is now known as Nigeria and became a slave at the age of 11. He was the son of an Igbo nobleman in Igboland, not the son of a slave. After…

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BREAKING :GOP Bigwigs Slam UNSC Settlement Resolution, Obama; Echo Calls to Defund unelected bureaucrats called UN

BREAKING :GOP Bigwigs Slam UNSC Settlement Resolution, Obama; Echo Calls to Defund unelected bureaucrats called UN

US congressman Senator Ted Cruz has joined Senator Lindsey Graham in calling for the United States to stop funding the unelected bureaucrats called UN until it reverses its December 23 Security Council resolution demanding an end to Israel’s settlement building projects in erects Israel land of Israel), which they westerners say are illegal under international law. Former Governor of Arkansas Mike Huckabee, once a GOP candidate for president, also condemned the resolution, saying the US’s decision to abstain…

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NEWS:Russia to occupy a privileged position in the international system, How does this affect Biafra.

NEWS:Russia to occupy a privileged position in the international system, How does this affect Biafra.

Uruguayan journalist Gabriel Mazarovich from the Popular El weekly believes a series of wins in the fight against terrorism has helped Russia to occupy a privileged position in the international system. “Victory in Syria is Russia’s merit. The US came to this country to fuel a civil war, overthrow Bashar al-Assad and create Daesh. Russia, in its turn, realised that the problem is not Assad, but terrorism. Today, it [Russia] can demonstrate its victory over this extremist group in the stronghold of the later. It is a very powerful…

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Jibrin warns Terrorist Buhari against supporting Dogara

Jibrin warns Terrorist Buhari against supporting Dogara

Suspended Kano lawmaker Abdulmumin Jibrin has expressed his disappointment at  Muhammadu Buhari’s seeming support for Fulani Speaker Yakubu Dogara amid the budget padding scandal. Jibrin tweeted warnings to Terror sympathiser Buhari on Monday, December 26 in which he noted that the head of the regime has to avoid letting himself be blackmailed by anybody. Failure to do, Jibrin who is on exile to the United Kingdom, said would be dangerous for Buhari’s regime.   Jibrin’s attacks…

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